• Movie Review

    Tulpan (2008)

    Tulpan (2008),  a film from Kazakhstan that won international accolades when it came out. The whole film happens inside two nomadic tents called Yurts, and the outside barren land surrounding them. The story is…

  • Movie Review

    Balloon (2017)

    Balloon (2017) is the latest of horror films that Kollywood is fond of repeatedly producing. Jeeva (Jai) is an aspiring filmmaker, who sets out to Ooty to study a supposedly haunted house there…

  • Chennai,  Faith

    Vaikuntha Ekadashi 2017

    Hindu’s especially Vaishnavaites celebrate every year Vaikunda Ekadashi (ஸ்ரீ வைகுண்ட ஏகாதசி). The day is considered auspicious, and devotees take up fasting on this day as a prayer to Lord Vishnu. Vaishnavism believes that Sorga…

  • Movie Review

    Coco (2017)

    Ahead of this holiday season, we have Coco (2017), the new animation film from Pixar. Like all previous Pixar films, it has an underlying emotional background. The story is about a 12-year old…

  • Movie Review

    Bright (2017)

    Bright (2017) is an action film, an original by Netflix. It is a fiction that’s happening in Los Angeles, where multi-races live – Elves who look shiny, are the wealthy and powerful; Humans…